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Single herbs

California poppy roots.

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Henriette's herbal blog: A different use of the plant?

Natural sweets.

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Henriette's herbal blog: The green seeds of sweet cicely (Myrrhis odorata) are perfectly nice candy.

Epilobium.

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Henriette's herbal blog: It's easy to pick great willowherb in quantity.

Pretty Herb Paris.

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Henriette's herbal blog: There's a nature preserve a few hundred meters thataway...

Burdock leaf.

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Henriette's herbal blog: There's a trick to drying burdock leaf.

Elm seed.

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Henriette's herbal blog: Very tasty, are green elm seeds.

Dinky roots.

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Henriette's herbal blog: Valerians have such small roots it's a wonder the plants stay upright.

Pulsatilla

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Trusting ginseng products?

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Henriette's herbal blog: I wouldn't.

Celandine tattoos.

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Henriette's herbal blog: The good thing with celandine tattoos is, you see the results right away.

Roses.

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Henriette's herbal blog: Roses are beautiful. And they have a heavenly scent. And...

Hyssop.

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Henriette's herbal blog: A tasty fairly strong anti-inflammatory.

Miniature bamboo.

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Henriette's herbal blog: Young reed shoots look exactly like bamboo shoots.

Using juniper berries.

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Henriette's herbal blog: You can chew a berry, you can make a berry tea, you can make a berry tincture ...

Picking juniper berries.

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Henriette's herbal blog: Sharp needle-leaves and ripe berries that fall off at the drop of a pin...

SJW and the pill.

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Henriette's herbal blog: So there's a theory that St. John's wort stops contraceptive pills from working.

Growing basil indoors.

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Henriette's herbal blog: It's easy to grow basil indoors.

Yellow flag.

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Henriette's herbal blog: Another excerpt from Steinmetz' Materia Medica.

White deadnettle.

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Henriette's herbal blog: How very interesting.

Alpine currant edibility.

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Henriette's herbal blog: Seems there's some confusion out there.

Getting rid of horsetail.

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Henriette's herbal blog: So you have horsetail in your garden? Congrats!

Picking horsetail.

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Henriette's herbal blog: Picking and using horsetail.

Hamamelis.

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Henriette's herbal blog: So I wanted to see a witch hazel in flower...

Nettle tea.

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Henriette's herbal blog: Picking nettles for tea.

Old nettles.

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Henriette's herbal blog: Old nettles aren't good for you. Young nettles are.

Nettle greens.

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Henriette's herbal blog: Do's and don'ts when picking nettle greens.

Picking nettle seed.

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Henriette's herbal blog: It's not difficult, but ...

Maral root.

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Henriette's herbal blog: A nice adaptogen which specifically strengthens the kidneys.

The bedstraws.

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Henriette's herbal blog: ubiquitous herbs, but I only use two species.

Fly agaric.

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Henriette's herbal blog: So fly agaric is bad for your health, if ingested.

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